Transformation group highlights 'othering' at Maties

2015-05-27 17:55

A transformation group believes it will be a long time before a culture of exclusion and "othering" disappears from Stellenbosch University.

State seeks life sentence for Cape doctor's murderer

2015-05-26 18:47

The State has asked the court to impose a life sentence on Marthinus van der Walt for the murder of Tygerberg Hospital paediatrician, Dr Louis Heyns.

Fynbos soil could provide new antibiotics - researcher

2015-05-25 19:46

In his quest to discover new antibiotics, a Stellenboch University researcher has turned to fynbos as an alternative to treat bacterial infections.

Dream Team run Baby Boks close

2015-04-21 22:04

The Junior Boks were made to work hard for their victory over the Varsity Cup Dream Team.

Maties keep hopes alive

2015-03-16 21:01

Maties have claimed a vital bonus-point win against NMMU in Stellenbosch to keep their Varsity Cup play-off hopes alive.

Maties leave it late to draw

2015-02-16 21:35

The Maties left it late to snatch a draw with NWU-Pukke in the pick of second round action from the Varsity Cup.


In today's headlines: SAHRC calls for a probe into xenophobia, no new information of the Stellenbosch murders has been released and floods ravage Mozambique. Watch.

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In today's headlines: shock over gruesome Stellenbosch family killing, Eskom confirms the country is on power alert and Shakes Mashaba says it's "back to basics" for Bafana.

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Agri-Expo Livestock for whole family

2014-10-21 17:20

Agri-Expo Livestock brings agriculture closer to the public and the programme is packed with activities.

Boks to train in Stellenbosch

2014-10-05 17:25

20 Springboks contracted by the SARU will take part in a training camp in Stellenbosch from October 20 to 24.


Overturned bus was in 'very good state' before crash

2015-05-27 17:55

No faults have been found on the bus which overturned on the R44 near Stellenbosch, provincial traffic services say.

3 children remain in hospital after school bus accident

2015-05-26 16:39

Three of the pupils injured in a bus accident on the R44 near Stellenbosch remain in hospital.

'Gnarled gnomes' win top wine award for SA

2015-05-25 08:15

Chenin Blanc made from 40-year-old "bush vines" have beaten global competition to take top spot in this year's Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, which tested 8 000 wines.

ASA to observe Magakwe ruling

2015-04-15 19:09

ASA president Aleck Skhosana says that they will observe the ruling laid down on SA 100m record holder Simon Magakwe.


On Sunday morning, 22 February 2015, a fire damaged parts of the Van der Sterr-building, which houses the accounting and statistics departments, of Stellenbosch University.

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SA airports disappear off satellite systems - report

2015-02-15 11:29

About 70 airports have been removed from one of the world's leading satellite navigation systems, the Sunday Times has reported.


Neighbours and friends are in shock after three members of a family were killed with what appears to be an axe in the home on an exclusive golf estate in Stellenbosch yesterday. Today's newspapers focused on the tragedy.

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International award for Van Ryn’s Distillery

2015-01-15 17:01

Van Ryn's Distillery in Stellenbosch has been named as having the best distillery tour in the world by judges at the 2015 Distillery Experience Awards.

Boks have one eye on World Cup

2014-10-20 23:30

The Springboks began a week of intense preparation for their tour to Europe, but are already casting an eye on next year's RWC.

Top action in Diski Challenge

2014-09-21 19:25

Mamelodi Sundowns, Polokwane City and Black Aces have registered wins in their MultiChoice Diski Challenge matches in Stellensbosh.

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